The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 73 75 71
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Law 28 32 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.21% 2.48% 1.08%
As % of the General category 5.09% 5.82% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 10
Average salary £51,000 £49,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.08% +0.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £36,550 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,750 £55,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Law
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

General Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
550 550 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 43.48% 42.64% 49.46%
Number of salaries quoted 429 407 395
Average salary £49,000 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.52% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,550 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Law across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Law
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Law across the Essex region.

Law Salary Trend in Essex

Law
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Law across the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Law Salary Histogram in Essex

Law
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Law within the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester -3 11 £34,000 -22.28%
Chelmsford - 3 £45,000 -
Law
East of England

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Law.

1 36 (42.86%) Windows
2 34 (40.48%) Legal
3 32 (38.10%) Citrix
4 24 (28.57%) Project Management
4 24 (28.57%) ITIL
5 22 (26.19%) Business Analysis
6 21 (25.00%) Service Management
7 19 (22.62%) Linux
8 18 (21.43%) Finance
9 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
9 17 (20.24%) ISEB
9 17 (20.24%) Change Management
10 16 (19.05%) PRINCE2
11 15 (17.86%) Degree
11 15 (17.86%) SCOM
12 14 (16.67%) Active Directory
13 13 (15.48%) UNIX
13 13 (15.48%) SQL
13 13 (15.48%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (15.48%) Supplier Management
14 11 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (13.10%) VMware
15 10 (11.90%) ITSM
16 9 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
16 9 (10.71%) MCSE
16 9 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (10.71%) DNS
16 9 (10.71%) Clustering
16 9 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
16 9 (10.71%) Windows 2000 Server

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Law. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) MS Visio
1 5 (5.95%) Final Cut Pro
2 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.38%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (2.38%) SAP CO
1 2 (2.38%) assyst
2 1 (1.19%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.19%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.19%) SAP FI-AP
2 1 (1.19%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.71%) DNS
2 1 (1.19%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.95%) MySQL
2 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.19%) SQL CLR
3 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
General
1 34 (40.48%) Legal
2 18 (21.43%) Finance
3 5 (5.95%) Games
4 2 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Billing
5 1 (1.19%) Local Government
5 1 (1.19%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (1.19%) French Language
5 1 (1.19%) Back Office
5 1 (1.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (30.95%) Analyst
2 17 (20.24%) Business Analyst
3 11 (13.10%) Project Manager
3 11 (13.10%) Infrastructure Manager
4 10 (11.90%) Consultant
5 9 (10.71%) Wintel Consultant
6 7 (8.33%) Business Project Manager
6 7 (8.33%) Business Manager
7 5 (5.95%) Team Leader
7 5 (5.95%) Head of Operations
7 5 (5.95%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 5 (5.95%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Release Manager
7 5 (5.95%) Head of Network Operations
7 5 (5.95%) Forensic Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) Head of Infrastructure
8 4 (4.76%) Service Manager
8 4 (4.76%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) IT Services Manager
9 3 (3.57%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.19%) HTML
1 1 (1.19%) EDI
1 1 (1.19%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.71%) Clustering
2 6 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.95%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.95%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.38%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.38%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (42.86%) Windows
2 19 (22.62%) Linux
3 13 (15.48%) UNIX
4 9 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (10.71%) Windows 2000 Server
4 9 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (5.95%) Android
5 5 (5.95%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.57%) ITIL
1 24 (28.57%) Project Management
2 22 (26.19%) Business Analysis
3 21 (25.00%) Service Management
4 17 (20.24%) Change Management
5 16 (19.05%) PRINCE2
6 13 (15.48%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (15.48%) Supplier Management
7 10 (11.90%) ITSM
8 9 (10.71%) Release Management
9 6 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (7.14%) Service Delivery
9 6 (7.14%) People Management
10 5 (5.95%) UML
10 5 (5.95%) Computer Forensics
10 5 (5.95%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (5.95%) Digital Forensics
10 5 (5.95%) E-Discovery
11 3 (3.57%) Manual Testing
11 3 (3.57%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.48%) SQL
2 5 (5.95%) MATLAB
3 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.38%) ABAP
4 1 (1.19%) VBA
4 1 (1.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (20.24%) ISEB
2 15 (17.86%) Degree
3 9 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (10.71%) MCSE
3 9 (10.71%) MCITP
4 5 (5.95%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.38%) PMP
5 2 (2.38%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.19%) CCA
6 1 (1.19%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (2.38%) SLA
3 1 (1.19%) PMBOK
System Software
1 14 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (17.86%) SCOM
2 6 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (38.10%) Citrix
2 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
3 11 (13.10%) VMware
4 5 (5.95%) i2
4 5 (5.95%) Apple
4 5 (5.95%) Symbian
4 5 (5.95%) IBM
5 4 (4.76%) SAP
6 2 (2.38%) Cisco
7 1 (1.19%) Remedy
7 1 (1.19%) Red Hat